FK Borec (Macedonian: ФК Борец) is a football club from Veles, North Macedonia. They currently play in the Macedonian First League.

FK Borec
Logo
Full nameFudbalski klub Borec Veles
Founded1919; 103 years ago (1919)[1]
GroundStadion Zoran Paunov
Capacity2,000
Coordinates41°43′10.0″N 21°46′29.7″E / 41.719444°N 21.774917°E / 41.719444; 21.774917Coordinates: 41°43′10.0″N 21°46′29.7″E / 41.719444°N 21.774917°E / 41.719444; 21.774917
Head coachBorche Hristov
LeagueMacedonian First LeagueNorth Macedonia
2020–21Macedonian First League, 8th

HistoryEdit

The club was founded in 1919.[1]

FK Borec played in the Macedonian First League from the 1992–93 through the 1994–95 season.[2]

The club was promoted to the First League again following the 1996–97 season.[3]

It has produced many players, among the best are: Zoran Paunov, Ilčo Borov, Panche Stoilov and Panche Kjumbev.

SupportersEdit

The supporters group Gemidžii is named after the anarchistic group who have committed the bombings in Thessaloniki on 1903. Earlier, the fans were known as Vampiri (Vampires).

HonoursEdit

  Macedonian Republic League:

  • Winners (1): 1989

  Macedonian Second League:

Recent seasonsEdit

Season League Cup
Division P W D L F A Pts Pos
1992–93 1. MFL 34 12 8 14 42 43 32 12th
1993–94 1. MFL 30 9 9 12 31 43 24(−3) 14th
1994–95 1. MFL 30 9 6 15 28 57 33 15th ↓
1995–96 2. MFL East 30 19 4 7 60 33 61 2nd
1996–97 2. MFL East 30 23 5 2 74 24 74 1st ↑ R1
1997–98 1. MFL 25 9 6 10 28 30 33 7th QF
1998–99 1. MFL 26 8 8 10 31 35 32 8th
1999–00 1. MFL 26 8 6 12 30 42 30 9th R1
2000–01 1. MFL 26 4 1 21 18 80 13 13th ↓ R2
2001–02 2. MFL 34 14 5 15 37 36 47 12th R2
2002–03 2. MFL 36 16 5 15 56 43 53 9th R2
2003–04 2. MFL 32 13 8 11 50 50 44 11th ↓ R1
2004–05 3. MFL South ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? R1
2005–06 3. MFL South ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? R1
2006–07 3. MFL South 22 8 3 11 34 43 27 7th PR
2007–08 3. MFL South 23 13 1 9 56 42 40 3rd PR
2008–09 3. MFL South 22 7 1 14 23 49 22 9th ↓ PR
2009–10 OFL Veles ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 1st ↑ PR
2010–11 3. MFL South 29 8 4 17 43 70 28 14th PR
2011–12 3. MFL South 28 5 7 16 37 70 22 13th PR
2012–13 3. MFL South 30 24 3 3 86 18 75 1st ↑ PR
2013–14 2. MFL 29 4 2 23 29 80 14 15th ↓ R1
2014–15 3. MFL South 21 9 1 11 48 50 28 5th PR
2015–16 3. MFL South 22 9 3 10 62 32 30 5th PR
2016–17 3. MFL South 25 20 3 2 93 18 63 2nd ↑ PR
2017–18 2. MFL East 25 16 5 4 43 15 53 2nd R2
2018–19 2. MFL East 27 21 3 3 63 17 66 1st ↑ R1
2019–20 1. MFL Abandoned due to COVID-19 pandemic[4]

Current squadEdit

As of 14 January 2022

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   MKD Marko Alchevski
2 DF   MKD Georgije Jankulov
3 DF   MKD Kristijan Eftimov
4 DF   MKD Oliver Stoimenovski
5 DF   MKD Nehar Sadiki
6 DF   USA Danilo Radjen
7 FW   MKD Gjorgji Gjorgjiev
8 FW   MKD Ensar Ljuma
9 FW   SRB Krsta Djordjević
10 MF   MKD Kristijan Nikolovski
11 MF   MKD Luka Trajkoski
12 GK   MKD Stefan Jakimovski
No. Pos. Nation Player
13 MF   MKD Davor Trifunov
14 MF   MKD Aleksandar Gjorgieski
15 DF   MKD Burim Aliev
16 MF   MKD Besart Rexhepi
17 MF   MKD Aleks Taleski
18 MF   MKD Trajche Trajkov
20 MF   MKD Josif Manasiev
21 MF   MKD Djemal Ibrahimovikj
22 DF   MKD Filip Manasievski
MF   MKD Oktaj Rakipi
MF    SUI Edis Smajovic

Players with multiple nationalitiesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Macedonian Football | Borec". macedonianfootball.com. Retrieved 2019-05-16.
  2. ^ "Macedonia 1992/93". RSSSF. Retrieved 2008-12-23.
  3. ^ "Macedonia 1996/97". RSSSF. Retrieved 2008-12-23.
  4. ^ "Вонредна седница на Управен одбор на Фудбалска федерација на Македонија: Прекин на натпреварувачката сезона 2019/2020". Фудбалска Федерација на Македонија. 4 June 2020.

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